Tag Archive: gastroenterologist

“My tummy hurts!” When this phrase is accompanied by a brief bout of vomiting or diarrhea, it’s likely a stomach bug that will run its course. Other causes of abdominal discomfort in kids aren’t quite as obvious. “The abdomen contains the stomach, intestines and several organs,” said Flora Szabo, MD, pediatric gastroenterologist. “When you consider this, along with the complex nature of the human body and how the various systems... View Article

Jan 17 2018

With numerous products now labeled “gluten-free,” many parents may be wondering whether gluten is something to consider when selecting food for their families or if it’s just another passing fad. Dr. Martin Graham, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, gives us an inside look into gluten and the medical condition it often relates to, celiac disease.What is gluten?Gluten is a protein found in wheat, barley and rye, but not in oats,... View Article

Feb 7 2014